Microsoft DirectX is the graphics technology powering today’s most impressive games. The latest version, DirectX 11, enables the addition of advanced effects and features in NVIDIA-enhanced titles, ranging from tessellation and HBAO+, to Percentage Closer Soft Shadows and NVIDA. 11 Jan DirectX is a set of components in Windows that allows software, primarily and especially games, to work directly with your video and audio hardware. Games that use DirectX can use multimedia accelerator features built-in to your hardware more efficiently which improves your overall multimedia. 31 Aug Find out which version of DirectX is on your computer so you can help your game or multimedia software to work properly.
Microsoft unveiled DirectX 11 at the Gamefest 08 event in Seattle, with the major scheduled features including GPGPU support (DirectCompute), and Direct3D 11 with tessellation support and improved multi-threading support to assist video game developers in developing games that better utilize. 18 Apr DX11 is shorthand for DirectX 11, and it is the latest generation of what is known as an application programming interface. This interface governs the relationship between multimedia hardware - graphics cards, sound cards - and the operating system. DX11, like all its DX predecessors, primarily runs on. 8 Jul AMD has been aggressively shipping DirectX 11 GPUs in almost every price category, while cards based on Nvidia's new GTX and GTX DX11 parts are finally becoming available. Meanwhile, Windows 7's sales ramp has been extraordinary-the fastest-selling Microsoft OS in history. Given that.
15 Oct By: Dustin Sklavos. With the pending release of Windows 7 comes DirectX 11, a new iteration of Microsoft's programming interface for 3D games. DirectX 10 debuted with Windows Vista to a stunning “meh,” and has since then proven itself to be meh. Will DirectX 11 redeem the franchise, or just cement. 29 Jul Windows 10 has arrived and, along with integrated Cortana, Xbox One game streaming and a fancy new web browser, one of its key features is DirectX 12, the latest version of the operating system's gaming API. A software layer that sits between the hardware that powers our computers and the software. 8 Mar For your computer to have DirectX 11 support, you need two have components: the software, and compatible hardware. The DirectX 11 API (the software component) comes by default with Windows 7 and 8, or if needed, you can find information about installing it manually at this page on Microsoft's support.